Faculty Directory

Ericka Gray

Adjunct Professor

Biography

Ericka Gray has been a full-time dispute resolution professional since 1987 and has been providing conflict management, mediation, training and consulting services since 1985.  In addition to providing mediation services, she consults to a number of corporations, employee assistance programs, government and non-profit organizations to provide management consulting, conflict intervention, training, and dispute resolution systems design services relating to communication, interpersonal, and workplace issues. Ericka is the founder and President of DisputEd and is one of three principals of OptionBridge, LLC, which has offices in New Hampshire, Boston, Hartford, and Chicago.  Ericka served on the Massachusetts Trial Court Standing Committee on Dispute Resolution and was a convener of the MassUMA Working Group to review mediation legislation in the Commonwealth.

She previously served as the director of two multi-door courthouses, in Cambridge, MA and in Burlington County, NJ, was a senior mediator, directory of professionals services, and regional training manager for Endispute/JAMS Boston.  She also was the executive director of the Academy of Family Mediators, and has maintained a full-time private practice since 1998.  She has mediated a range of disputes from commercial to family, with a concentration in employment and complex family issues.  She is a licensed psychologist.